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Second glaucoma drainage device offers moderate long-term success for pediatric glaucoma

August 20, 2014

Implantation of a second glaucoma drainage device for the treatment of refractory pediatric glaucoma was shown to have moderate success over time, according to study results.

Researchers retrospectively reviewed Duke University’s surgical records from 1997 to 2012 and identified 43 eyes of 37 patients with two or more drainage devices, refractory pediatric glaucoma and a minimum of 6 months of postoperative follow-up data.

Carl Zeiss Meditec reports 7.3% revenue growth in Q2

August 20, 2014
Carl Zeiss Meditec reported an increase in revenue to €673.7 million, corresponding to a growth of 7.3% after adjusting for exchange rates, according to a company…
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Ohr releases new interim data on Squalamine eye drops

August 20, 2014
Ohr Pharmaceuticals reported additional interim data from its phase 2 study on Squalamine eye drops for the treatment of wet age-related macular degeneration. Data…
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PLANET study shows differences in pain from intravitreal injections

August 20, 2014
At the American Society of Retina Specialists meeting in San Diego, Arshad Khanani, MD, discusses his presentation of the PLANET study, which compared pain and…
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Survey: Femtosecond laser continues integration into premium cataract sector

Ocular Surgery News U.S. Edition, August 10, 2014
A growing number of patients are choosing elective lens packages in conjunction with cataract surgery, according to a…
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Turning results into action: InflammaDry vs. Tear Osmolarity

July 24, 2014
How’s it going for you with the InflammaDry? We have used it routinely in our dry eye clinic since shortly before…
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Speaker discusses HOME study

August 13, 2014
At the American Society of Retina Specialists meeting in San Diego, David S. Boyer, MD, discusses results from the HOME…
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